Category Archives: Tomorrowland

OSCARS: Four Vancouver Key Grips Awarded Technical Achievement Academy Award Last Night for Inflatable Green Screens

Green air walls surround crashed Enterprise set for Star Trek: Beyond on Vancouver’s Kent Hangar field last year. The film industry’s Bouncy Castle? That’s what one of the Vancouver key grips who invented it, jokingly calls their creation. But it’s much bigger than that. Last night David McIntosh, Steve Smith, Mike Branham and Mike Kirilenko [...]

BC PREMIERE: Proudly-Filmed-in-Beautiful-B.C. TOMORROWLAND with George Clooney, Britt Robertson & Hugh Laurie

UPDATE: Tonight Disney celebrates all the people who helped make Tomorrowland in eight B.C. cities with a screening at Vancouver’s Scotiabank Theatre. The American enterainment giant also honours them with the Proudly Filmed in Beautiful B.C. posters we’ve seen around town. What if there was a place. A secret place. Where nothing was impossible. Where [...]

TRAILERS: TOMORROWLAND with George Clooney, Britt Robertson and Hugh Laurie

Updated: Tomorrowland Trailer #3 Our new TOMORROWLAND trailer… http://t.co/u6Ju8vHOh7 pic.twitter.com/scX1bjUvHu — Brad Bird (@BradBirdA113) March 9, 2015 With every second that ticks by the future is running out. What if there was a place. A secret place. Where nothing was impossible. Filmed in Pincher Creek, Alberta wheat field. Farmhouse filmed in Enderby, B.C. I want [...]

NY COMIC CON: First TOMORROWLAND Teaser. Voiced by George Clooney

Imagine a Place Where Nothing is Impossible. What if there were a secret place. Where nothing was impossible. A miraculous place where you could actually change the world. You wanna go? Tomorrowland “was fun for all of us to play in this giant toy box with [director Brad Bird] …helping him realize what he wants,” [...]

WRAP: TOMORROWLAND Wraps With 1964 New York World’s Fair Sequence at Disneyland

Tomorrowland wrapped filming on Wednesday, February 5th. The mega-movie began its almost six-month shoot last August on the Main Mall at the University of British Columbia with 1964 New York World’s Fair sequences and ended this week at Disneyland’s “it’s a small world” with 1964 New York World’s Fair sequences. Related: Tomorrowland Kicks Off Filming at University [...]

UPGRADED: Six Vancouver Extras To Film with Hugh Laurie at TOMORROWLAND’s Disneyland Shoot

The life of a background actor in Vancouver is busy but often anonymous. Not so for six lucky local extras on Disney’s Tomorrowland, handpicked by director Brad Bird for continuity on the movie’s 1964 New York World’s Fair shoots in Vancouver, Walt Disney World and now Disneyland. Collectively known as the “Nix Six” because they work with Tomorrowland [...]

UPDATE: Disney’s TOMORROWLAND Heads to Disneyland Next Week

Where in the world is Disney’s $200-million-plus Tomorrowland after wrapping five months of filming in Vancouver earlier this month. Director Brad Bird tweeted from Paris en route to Spain. And star George Clooney was photographed filming Tomorrowland in Valencia, Spain last week, which is a bit galling since we spotted Clooney omly once on set here. But that’s [...]

WRAP: TOMORROWLAND Filmed Zero Gravity Scenes at Kent Hangar Field

Disney’s $200-million-plus Tomorrowland wrapped five months of Vancouver area filming this week. The Brad Bird-directed sci-fi saga tells the story of how the technological promise of the 1964 New York World”s Fair developed in an alternate world but not in our own. Young boy-genius inventor (Thomas Robinson) visits this enigmatic place at the fair and meets [...]

HAPPY HOLIDAY HIATUS

December 21st to January 5th is the two-week holiday hiatus for returning Vancouver productions this season, with most expected back filming on Monday, January 6th. Enjoy the break. [...]

SHOOT: TOMORROWLAND in Robson Square as Tokyo Subway Station Entrance – Updated

Where are our jetpacks? Disney’s Tomorrowland tells the story of how the technological promise of the 1964 New York World”s Fair developed in an alternate world but not in our own. Young boy-genius inventor (Thomas Robinson) visits this enigmatic place at the fair and meets its mayor (Hugh Laurie). Years later, the now jaded former boy-genius inventor (George [...]

VIFF FORUM: The Last Cook with BREAKING BAD Creator Vince Gilligan in 2013

“Everyone has the potential to break bad. Most of us do not break bad.” – Vince Gilligan. Breaking Bad is a show about transition — about a good man going bad. A cancer-stricken chemistry teacher Walter White (Bryan Cranston) starts cooking crystal meth with his failed student Jesse Pinkman (Aaron Paul) so that he has [...]